FAQ

What is The Tactical Titan?

The Tactical Titan is 5 kilometers long (3.1 miles) with at least 30 obstacles. It is designed to kick your butt.

The Tactical Titan is designed for a well-rounded experience. We have put into the run a little bit of everything. We want to test your balance, agility, strength, teamwork and endurance. Put a team together and build out the experience.

What is Mini Tactical Titan?

Mini Tactical Titan is a 1-1.5 mile 15 obstacle challenge built for mini Titan’s 6-12 years of age. This run is complete with various challenges from climbing, crawling hurdling, and jumping. Each participant receives a shirt, number and finisher medal.

Are spectators allowed?

yes

What is the spectator cost?

Yes $5. Parking will be required from all.

What makes this different from a regular 5K run or a mud run?

Well, there are many differences. This run has no mud, obstacles, after party and activities for all ages. Plus, you get the challenge of a lifetime that was cause an addiction to be a lifelong obstacle runner. Also, while you sit around the water cooler at work and talk about what you did over the weekend, your story will top them all. You will also have the bling, bruises, and pics to prove it.

Can I do this if I’ve never done a 5K?

For sure! Many walk between obstacles. Remember, this is your run. You make it as intense as you like. There will be some extremely fit runners but there will be even more who just want to be around the excitement and have a good time.

Is run timed?

The first  wave will be chip timed. It will be 8:30. Each person will be responsible to keep on your chip time bib.

What is the Elites Race? How do I qualify?

Elite means you want to compete with the top athletes. We don’t require a qualification for elite runners. We chip time the first the first wave. Awards/Prizes will follow once most of the runners come in.

Do you ever split up waves by gender and age?

No

I want to run with my friends/on a team, what happens if that wave time is sold out?

You will need to coordinate and go into to modify your registration. Each person has the ability to change their wave times.

Are there other options?

Waves go out every 15 minutes. Just move together to a new wave with room.

Do teams have to finish the race at the same time?

No. Unless we have team competition. If we do, we will explain these rules beforehand.

Can I get a refund on registration?

All registrations are final and non refundable but fully transferable. To transfer, you will need to go in and transfer from your profile.

Can you guarantee my wave (time) if I don’t get off work until that morning?

Life happens! We will work with anyone within reason.

Will there be showers?

Yes. We will have fresh running water to rinse off in. We will also have changing areas.

Is there a time limit to finish the course?

No. You can walk, run or do anything in between.

Can we check bags?

Yes, we will have a key/bag check.

Can I skip an obstacle?

If you are in the chip time waves you can not.
If you are in non competitive waves you can.

Can I register the day of the event?

You can if we are not sold out. Prices are higher if you wait.

What is the minimum age to race?

12 For the adult run.

Mini Mud Titan is for ages 6-12. It is a 1-1.5 mile course with 15 obstacles. The Mini Mud Titan’s will receive finisher medals, shirt, and race bib.

Can someone else pick up my race packet?

No. Due to us needing to verify ID and a signed waiver, each person will have to pick up their own individual race pack. You can pick up others if you have a photo copy Id and the hard copy waiver with signatures that match.

How many awards will be given out?

On our awards page you can see all the medals and awards that will be given out.

Are teams allowed?

Yes! If you register as a team.

Will there be photographers at the event?

Yes and all participants will be invited to our Facebook page and Flickr to view them and download them.

Can I bring my own food?

Yes. We will not allow bottles.

Will there be food and drinks?

Yes. We will have vendors on site.

Do spectators pay admission?

YES $5

Is there a parking fee?

Yes – $10.00 per car (cash only)

Are pets allowed?

Yes! But they will need to be on a leash.

Will the race include swimming?

Not in most locations; however, some of the courses will have short areas of swimming. We will always have an out for those who are not comfortable with swimming.

What about the weather?

Unless it is lightning, we will be good to go. Obviously, there are possible cancellations: such as, mandatory evacuations or acts of God. We just don’t think that will happen.

Can I pick up my number and chip early?

Yes in most cases. We will have a pick up location. It is usually the night before the run. This information will be on Facebook page and an email will be sent out.

What do I bring? What time should I arrive?

Two hours is a safe bet. This way any traffic issues or unforeseen circumstances will only be a pleasant obstacle on the way to much more severe forms of torture.

A signed copy of your race waiver (found on your races specific event page) and a photo ID. We recommend closed in shoes and lightweight apparel. We also recommend a plastic bag or two for your muddy clothes post-race.

Once you arrive on-site:

1) Proceed to the “Registrations” tent near the entrance to the festival area.
2) Sign your Participant Waiver and show your ID.
3) Shirts, Bib, and waivers will be assigned once we have all the paperwork in place.
4) Attach your BIB number to your shirt with safety pins.
5) Head into the festival area and look for the signs that say “START”. A long loud sound will come from the stage followed by the wave announcement.
6) Now go out there and have a great race!